PR Ramesh

PR Ramesh is Managing Editor of Open

The Truth About Rafale: A Controversy Unravelled
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The Truth About Rafale: A Controversy Unravelled

Is it a conspiracy by politicians and rival defence contractors?

04 October 2018
The Possibilities of Grassroots Banking
The Possibilities of Grassroots Banking

Post revolution

13 September 2018
Rahul Gandhi and Narendra Modi outside Parliament
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Is Candidate Rahul the Biggest Asset for Modi in 2019?

Instead of unveiling an alternative vision for India, the Congress president has made himself an election issue

26 July 2018
Malayalam film star Dileep
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Male and Malevolent in Kerala

Only in Kerala. Where an actor accused in a rape case is feted and protected by a powerful brotherhood in the industry while the victim, a popular heroine of South Indian cinema, supported by a few of her feisty female colleagues, fights alone for justice in the face of rising insensitivity and indifference from the patriarchs of Malayalam cinema

05 July 2018
The Great Indian Rope Trick
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The Great Indian Rope Trick

As the Opposition looks to replicate past triumphs, history will likely repeat, but not the way it expects

21 June 2018
Opposition leaders at the swearing-in ceremony of Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy in Bengaluru on May 23
Ganging Up On Modi

A ragtag opposition front may turn out to be a blessing for the Prime Minister in 2019

31 May 2018
Narendra Modi
4 Years of Modi
Narendra Modi: Still the Unchallenged

Karnataka adds to the aura of Modi on his fourth anniversary in office

17 May 2018
The Incompatibles United Against Modi. Really?
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The Incompatibles United Against Modi. Really?

The noise apart, how united is the front against Modi?

19 April 2018
Swami Aseemanand
Swami Aseemanand: Myth of the Monk Who Preached Terror

Swami Aseemanand’s acquittal brings to an end the cries over saffron jihad

19 April 2018
A Sorry Figure
A Sorry Figure

More canary than parrot | What Rahul wants | Some like it hot

22 March 2018


Mehr Tarar

Mehr Tarar is a well-known Pakistani columnist and author

Nanditha Krishna

Nanditha Krishna is a historian, author and environmentalist, and director of the CPR Institute of Indological Research in Chennai

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of the forthcoming book Swami Vivekananda: Hinduism and India’s Road to Modernity

Sumantra Bose

Sumantra Bose is Professor of International and Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His next book, Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism, will be published in early 2018 by Cambridge University Press


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